Libraries

Events

Students browsing shelves

Events and training

Discover our events, drop-ins and training sessions designed to support you with your studies, teaching and research.

 

Check back regularly as more sessions are added all the time.

You can also request a one-to-one with the Learning Development team and browse sessions for researchers.

Thursday 14th March 2024

Critically evaluating information (Social Sciences)

Date
14/03/2024 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Discover how to think critically when reading and evaluating information, particularly papers found in published journals. Suitable for undergraduates (year two onwards) and masters students.
Friday 15th March 2024

Searching for evidence for a systematic review

Date
15/03/2024 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Doing a systematic review for a project or dissertation? Expand your knowledge of the literature searching process in this session. Suitable for undergraduate and masters students doing systematic reviews for projects or dissertations in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects.
Monday 18th March 2024

Resource Spotlight: PsycINFO

Date
18/03/2024 (12:30-13:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Our resource spotlights will guide you through a range of key resources to help you search effectively for information. Suitable for undergraduates and Masters students.
Tuesday 19th March 2024

Introduction to EndNote Desktop for researchers (in-person)

Date
19/03/2024 (10:00-12:00)
Location:
Jubilee Campus
Description
Advance booking is required. This is a two hour course consisting of presentation, demonstrations and practical hands-on exercises for early career researchers, especially those at the beginning of their careers (i.e. postgraduate research students).

Using EndNote Online webinar

Date
19/03/2024 (15:00-16:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
This session is suitable for all undergraduate and masters students.
Wednesday 20th March 2024

Advancing your literature searching skills (Social sciences)

Date
20/03/2024 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Develop your literature searching skills to find information for projects and dissertations. Suitable for undergraduates (year two onwards) and masters students studying Social Sciences subjects.

Critically evaluating information (STEM)

Date
20/03/2024 (15:00-16:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Discover how to think critically when reading and evaluating information, particularly papers found in published journals. Suitable for undergraduates (year two onwards) and masters students.
Thursday 21st March 2024

Advancing your literature searching skills (Engineering)

Date
21/03/2024 (10:00-11:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Develop your literature searching skills to find information for projects and dissertations. This session is suitable for undergraduates (year two onwards) and masters students studying Science subjects.

Preparing for exams

Date
21/03/2024 (13:00-14:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
This session will help you to strengthen your revision planning, consider different ways to boost your memory, and provide you with strategies for ensuring you answer the question when exam time comes. Open to all students.
Friday 22nd March 2024

Navigating information on the web

Date
22/03/2024 (14:00-15:00)
Location:
Microsoft Teams
Description
Discover how to search the web more effectively by using advanced search functionality and social media. Suitable for undergraduate and masters students in all subjects.
Displaying 11 to 20 of 29
 

 

University of Nottingham Libraries

King's Meadow Campus
Lenton Lane
Nottingham, NG7 2NR

Please see our Help and support page for
telephone and email
contact points